working late hours..feeling like an absent parent

I have a schedule that flip flpos a lot. I work in a Pharmacy and for the most part I work 1-9. So the only time I see my kids are in the mornings when we are getting ready for...

Started by Brandy on 01/24/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 01/27/2010 by Jenny


Toddler scared and not interested in other children

Hello, I have a 2 and a half year old little girl who doesn't show any interest in playing or interacting with children her age and younger. She doesn't like to go to the park,...

Started by Saphilie on 12/22/2010 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 12/26/2010 by Alexis


Formula feeding issues

I was wondering if anyone has had the same situation as I am experiencing. My 3 month old daughter has been taking 4 oz formula bottles every 3 three hours (sometimes every 2...


Challenging 4 year old

Hello. I'm new to this forum. My soon to be 4 year old daughter is smart and witty. Since about 18 months old, she's been having angry tantrums. If we took something away, she'd...


My son has NO socialization! HELP!

We have always been homebodies....going out for groceries or the occasional trip for vaccinations. My boy is 15 months now...and I've made an arrangement with a friend to keep...


new territory..could use some advise on

My daughter is 13 and in the 8th grade. She is a grade above since she just turned 13. She has her first boyfriend which is cute. so keep in mind that most of her friends are...



MY names Stephanie im 19 years old and have a 3month old son!...i'm a first time mom who found out i was expecting about 7 months after i graduated high school. It wasn't...


my 2 1/2 year old has febril seizures

ever since my son was little he's had seizures when his tempature gets too high. The doctors told me it's normal but I haven't met anyone with kids that have these seizures....

Started by Adrienne on 04/27/2010 in July 2007 Babies

Last update on 12/22/2013 by Stacy A


Hello, I am a mother/stepmother.

I have raised my children since birth, however, I have raised my stepson since he was 8. He has an extremely difficult mother. She is addicted to drugs and alcohol, however,...

Started by Mom on 04/29/2012 in Want To Vent?

Last update on 05/09/2012 by Mom


My Partner dosnt want anymore children?

Hi, We have a 14m old together and have been together for nearly 3 years (we had our son on purpose with intent to start a family together) My partner (Male) wanted more...

Started by User on 12/02/2011 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 12/03/2011 by Julie



I can't get my 2 year old to listen and when people are around it's worse how and what can I do to keep my cool and get her to listen ?

Started by Laura on 03/05/2013 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 03/05/2013 by Sarah



My pregnancy was unexpected to say the least. My boyfriend and I just moved in together the month we got pregnant. He had a hard time adjusting to say the least, and his dad...

Started by Jessica on 01/11/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 01/26/2009 by Liana